Maundy Thursday 2020: Vatican prepares to conduct rituals virtually; all you need to know about the day's significance
Also known as Holy Thursday and Covenant Thursday, Maundy Thursday falls on the week before Easter and a day ahead of Good Friday. It commemorates the Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles and the Washing of the Feet.
Former priests in Kerala will observe Maundy Thursday on 13 April by washing the feet of women at Marine Drive in the state’s commercial capital of Kochi.
The date for the two constituencies going to Lok Sabha polls in Goa has been advanced from April 17 to April 12. Similarly, the date of polling in Hazaribagh constituency has been postponed from April 10 to April 17, a statement from the poll body said.